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The mastermind behind the revolution that is SoccerCleats101. Bryan started this website back in 2008 and has been testing boots on a daily basis ever since. Check out our About Page for more details on Bryan and the website.

What Boot Are Referees Wearing At World Cup 2018?

World Cup 2018 Referee Boots

If you have been wondering what boot all match officials have been wearing at the World Cup in Russia, it is a special edition adidas Copa Mundial. What makes these so unique is the fact the Copa Mundial is celebrating it’s 10th World Cup appearance. As a result, adidas has added …

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The Undisputed, Top Boot at World Cup 2018 So Far Is……

We are only a few days in, but which boot brand has been performing best to date at the World Cup? The answer might not surprise you, bu the way it is absolutely destroying the field might. The undisputed leader right now is the Nike Mercurial. Of the 25 goals scored …

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Romelu Lukaku Signs Record Deal With PUMA

Lukaku Puma One

Over the past two years, we have seen Romelu Lukaku jump between brands without having any official boot deal in place. Well, that now ends as it was announced he has officially signed a sponsorship deal with PUMA and will be wearing the Puma ONE 1 silo going forward. Per sources, it …

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Special Edition adidas x Gosha Rubchinskiy Predator 18+

With the World Cup kicking off, adidas introduced a contemporary iteration of the Predator that was created in collaboration with Moscow born designer, Gosha Rubchinskiy. Listed officially as the adidas Gosha Predator 18+, this special edition release features Russian colors (white/blue/red) and all the tech specs you’d expect from the latest Predator silo. …

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New Balance Tekela Pro Review

NB Tekela FG Review

Ah, New Balance. The brand that continually pushes its weight in the advertising category with incredible imagery and stories, yet has failed to create that top performing boot that fans crave. With each new release comes much anticipation and high expectations for the boot that will increase NB’s stake in …

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World Cup Final Winning Goal Scorers and the Boots They Wore!

World Cup Winning Goal Boots

There have been some wonderful moments of magic in recent World Cup finals, but none more so than the goals that have won it all. Pretty much every soccer player has dreamed of being the player to score the wining goal in a World Cup final. The actual list of …

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PUMA 365 evoKNIT NETFIT CT Review

The PUMA 365 evoKNIT NETFIT CT is really not your conventional style shoe. There is a definite air of intrigue that develops when you see them for the first time, with their unusually high collar and NETFIT upper. Puma has created them more as a lifestyle shoe, comfort and the forefront …

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Watch: Akinfenwa Tears Apart Sergio Ramos Boots!

As a Liverpool fan, Wycombe Wanderers striker Adebayo Akinfenwa sent a clear message to Sergio Ramos today, by tearing apart a pair of his signature boots. “The Beast” wasn’t too happy with Ramos’ challenges of Mo Salah and Loris Karius in the Champions League Final, basically insinuating he injured both players on …

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Complete Rundown Of The Boots You’ll See At World Cup 2018

We are down to the last few days before World Cup 2018 kicks off. Teams are setting their final preparations into motion and fans are packing their bags for the trip to Russia. This also goes for all of the top brands who will need to ensure all of their …

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adidas Drop Predator Accelerator “Electricity” Sneak Peek

Predator Accelerator Electricity Remake

It is one of the most iconic boots in the game, and adidas are teasing fans with a sneak peek of what would rank as one of the best releases of the year! As part of their “Create the Answer” ad campaign, David Beckham pops up on screen holding a Predator Accelerator …

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New Balance Release Limited Edition MiUK One Paul Smith

In celebration of the 576 trainer’s 30th anniversary, today New Balance has announced a unique collaboration with leading international designer, Paul Smith. Along with the New Balance 576 MiUK classic running shoe (one of the most popular trainer styles to be manufactured in New Balance’s Flimby factory in Cumbria) a limited edition MiUK …

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PUMA World Cup “Illuminate Pack” Released

Puma Illuminate Pack

Puma has set their line-up at boots that will be showcased by their feature players at the World Cup this Summer. Welcome in the Illuminate Pack, bringing together PUMA’s brand-new iterations of the FUTURE and PUMA ONE silos. Both feature stunning new iridescent colorway and graphic makeovers that reflect the …

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Nike Release Special Edition Naija Mercurial 360 Boots

Nike Nigeria Naija Mercurial Pack

I can’t remember an international kit getting as much attention as Nigeria’s World Cup home kit is currently getting! Nike went all out with an audacious visual design, giving the Super Eagles’ a youthful exuberance, pride and fresh perspective on patriotism. The home kit pays subtle homage to Nigeria’s ’94 shirt (worn …

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adidas Predator 18+ “Energy Mode” Up Close

Predator 18+ Energy Featured

World Cup fever is in full flow at the moment, and adidas are getting in the mood by releasing the boots that will be worn by their players at the big dance. Leading the way in the Energy Mode Pack is the visually stunning Predator 18+. A bold mix of electric …

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